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Thursday, 11 February 2016 06:54

Deadwood History’s Chinese New Year Party

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History’s Chinese New Year Party will be held at the Adams Museum on Saturday, February 20, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for students in grades K-6. The workshop is $11 per child, and $6 for museum members. Please call Shantel Pettit, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations or more information. Reservations are required.

DEADWOOD – The seventh annual Calamity’s Shindig will be held on Friday, February 19, 2016, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC). Calamity’s Shindig will include musical entertainment, hors d’ oeuvres, cash bar, as well as silent and live auctions. Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased by calling 605-722-4800. Reservations required.

DEADWOOD – The Lead-Deadwood High School band will host an evening of music at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. Night of the Arts is open to the public; admission is by donation and wheelchair accessible.

DEADWOOD – The Lead-Deadwood High School speech and debate team will perform at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) on Monday, February 8, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. The Bernie Williams Award for History recipients will also be recognized and given a certificate at the beginning of the event. Night of the Arts is open to the public, admission is by donation and the building is wheelchair accessible.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a presentation by local historian, Paul Higbee, at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2016, at the Days of ‘76 Museum, 18 Seventy Six Drive, Deadwood. The event is wheelchair accessible. Please feel free to bring your lunch.

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 06:57

Youth Stained Glass Workshop at the HARCC

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History will host a Stained Glass Workshop at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC) on Saturday, January 23, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Learning Workshop is $6 for members and $11 for non-members. The workshop is suggested for students in grades K-6. Call Shantel Pettit, Education Director, at 605-578-1657 for reservations. Reservations are required.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Fassbender Photographic Collection will offer a photography class with photojournalist Richard Carlson on Wednesdays, February 3, 10 and 17, 2016, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC). The cost is $45 per student with a class limit of six. Register by submitting a check to the Fassbender Photographic Collection, 150 Sherman Street, Deadwood, S.D. 57732. Registration deadline is Friday, January 29, 2016.

Monday, 11 January 2016 06:52

Bernie Williams Award for History Winners

DEADWOODDeadwood History, Inc. is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Bernie Williams Award. Bernie Williams was a strong supporter of the communities of Lead and Deadwood, an advocate for children and a dear friend of the Deadwood History museums. When she passed away in 2009, Bernie left a legacy in hope and historic preservation. The Bernie Williams Award for History honors her legacy by offering a full calendar-year scholarship to all Deadwood History youth and family programs for the winning students.

DEADWOOD – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a presentation by Wayne Gilbert at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2016, at the Days of ‘76 Museum, 18 Seventy Six Drive, Deadwood. The event is wheelchair accessible. Please feel free to bring your lunch.